As Legislators Keep Passing New Housing Bills and Gov. Newsom Signs Them, Mill Valley Keeps Its Eye on the Ball of Right-Sized Affordability

As Legislators Keep Passing New Housing Bills and Gov. Newsom Signs Them, Mill Valley Keeps Its Eye on the Ball of Right-Sized Affordability

Mill Valley City Hall. “For the past six years, through boom, bust and pandemic, California’s Legislature has ended each session with a blitz of new laws that aim to make housing more plentiful and affordable. Statewide rent control. Moves to encourage backyard...
City Council Backs Current Outdoor Biz Program Thru Oct. 31, Shifts to Seasonally Limited Version in 2023

City Council Backs Current Outdoor Biz Program Thru Oct. 31, Shifts to Seasonally Limited Version in 2023

Some councilmembers indicate an openness to future changes Outdoor dining at Joe’s Taco Lounge in Milll Valley. The pandemic has left no individual, business or entity untouched, and the scars of loss permeate through all of us. But it has also delivered...
Faced With a Dearth of Candidates, City Skips June Council Election, Appoints Wickham, Burke and Perrey

Faced With a Dearth of Candidates, City Skips June Council Election, Appoints Wickham, Burke and Perrey

Clockwise from top left, Jim Wickham, Stephen Burke, City Hall and Max Perrey. Well, that was uneventful. The City of Mill Valley’s scheduled June 7th City Council election was canceled last week due to a lack of candidates for the three open positions on the...